This two-day-training at GFZ is especially designed for early stage postdocs who want to advance their academic portfolio and scientific career.
Identify your unique selling point | Make smart career plans | Understand people, motivate and lead them | Deal with conflicts
Geo Postdoc Session (GPS)
These regular one-hour sessions include short expert presentations and time for questions and discussion in a relaxed atmosphere in Café Freundlich.
Benefit from the first-hand experiences of internal experts and develop concrete ideas for your career development.
Career Center Flex Fund
The Career Center actively supports the career development of GFZ postdocs by a personal navigation and flexible funding of training offers.
The Flex Fund gives you an opportunity to prepare yourself for the next career step by a specific training course or workshop.
After many years as an advanced scientist with a temporary contract at GFZ, it can be very useful to clarify one´s own competencies and future career prospects.
Change the perspective, develop new professional freedoms and ideas and benefit from the exchange with peers.
Helmholtz Mentoring Program
The program Helmholtz Advance - A Year for Your Career addresses postdocs approaching a potential turning point in their professional careers.
It combines qualification workshops, a mentoring tandem and coaching over a period of one year.
Helmholtz Leadership Training
Participants of the Helmholtz Leadership Academy learn to work strategically, to organise structures and processes efficiently and to lead teams successfully.